A year after his death, a trailblazing attorney in Norfolk is still making his mark on this world. Here at Arts for Learning, we’re tremendously grateful to receive funds during #BlackHistoryMonth from the estate of William T. Mason, Jr., who passed away in February 2023 at the age of 96. “We’re touched and inspired by […]
Lawrence Sawyer is a percussionist who has served as an instructor in steelpan for Mosaic Steel Orchestra. He plays the drums in a jazz band, Fortresses, which released two studio-recorded singles in 2019. His success as a teaching artist is partially shaped by his experiences working in Newport News Public Schools as a math tutor and a former girls JV soccer coach.